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Holmesburg Family Medicine Associates - Now Nazareth Family Medicine

Dr. Berger and Paul Carter would like to thank their dedicated patients for their years of loyalty at the Frankford Avenue practice. We are dedicated to continuing the same level of care as your primary care providers under the Trinity Physicians Health Network. 
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Dr. Richard J. Berger

Dr. Richard J. Berger was born in Holland, PA and is currently a resident of South Jersey. He attended Delaware Valley College where he completed his undergraduate degree in Biology in 1988, and went on to graduate from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1993 as a Board-Certified Family Practitioner. He began his career with Temple Physicians’ Incorporated, and working for local family medical practices throughout the city of Philadelphia before joining Holmesburg as a partnering physician. Dr. Berger has been practicing at Holmesburg for over 15 years, and is the recipient of the 2013 Patient's Choice Award.


Paul D. Carter, PA-C

Paul graduated from the Hahnemann University Physician Assistant Program in 1993. His career was preceded as a U.S. Navy Hospital Corpsman for 10 years, followed by work as a Physician Assistant in emergency medicine, internal medicine, and geriatrics. He has been a Physician Assistant with Holmesburg Family Medicine since 1997.  Paul also serves as a Preceptor for the Arcadia University Physician Assistant Program, and is the recipient of the 2019 Clinical Educator of the Year Award for Arcadia University.